7 Hours on Earth review – schoolkids have fun with alien-meets-Shakespeare comedy

This clever take on A Midsummer Night’s Dream, made by staff and pupils at a London secondary school, sets up some extraterrestrial matchmaking

Attack the Block meets A Midsummer Night’s Dream in this good-natured, charming and energetic comedy made by staff and pupils at Graveney secondary school in Tooting, London. It’s directed by English and film studies teacher Pat Sharpe, who coaxes some fantastic performances from her students, most in front of the camera for the first time; even the teatime telly silliness of some scenes feels endearing.

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Source: theguardian
7 Hours on Earth review – schoolkids have fun with alien-meets-Shakespeare comedy